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Park Rapids man gets 20 years in prison for molesting young girl
Minnesota bill would require parents talk with doctor before kids skip vaccinations
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Friday Matters: Everyday Christmas Pageant
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Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
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Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
Economic Development Summit coming up
Global study released on U.S. teens’ financial literacy, keys to success
Winter Light Festival is Monday, Feb. 2 in NYM
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
Quilted vintage linens now on display at Hjemkomst Center
‘Paints ’n Pints’ set on Monday
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Letter: State of Union response given by a great American
Letter: Children in crisis need better service
When visitors decide to stay
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
September 4, 2009
MDA issues reports on state's organic farms
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has published two new resources for organic farmers and others interested in organic agriculture. The 52-page Organic Farm Performance in Minnesota report offers detailed information about the cost of production and the profitability...
September 4, 2009 - 5:08pm
May 22, 2009
Act fast to apply for organic initiative
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is advising organic farmers and farmers transitioning to organic to act fast in order to benefit from a new Organic Initiative offered by the United States Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Con- servation Service (NRCS). More than...
May 22, 2009 - 4:03pm
October 17, 2008
Applications due Oct. 26 for position on MDA's organic advisory task force
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is seeking a representative from a Minnesota postsecondary research institution to fill one vacancy on the 14-member Minnesota Organic Advisory Task Force (OATF). Applicants must be Minnesota residents. The OATF provides...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Organic farming profitability detailed in new MDA report
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has released a new report about the financial performance of organic operations in the state. The report, entitled 2007 Organic Farm Performance in Minnesota, contains data provided by 65 organic farmers enrolled in farm business...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 13, 2008
MDA survey: Organic farmers are optimistic
ST. PAUL -- Many of the state's farmers find organic farming to be profitable and satisfying, and they are optimistic about the future of their operations. A new Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) survey asked certified organic Minnesota growers about their experiences with...
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
MDA publishes 2008 directory of state's organic farms
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has published its 2008 Directory of Minnesota Organic Farms. The directory lists more than 200 of Minnesota's certified organic producers, organized both by county and by the type of organic crops, livestock, fruits, or vegetables produced.
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Ten public agencies join forces in Organic Memorandum
A group of state and federal agencies will formalize their commitment to Minnesota's organic agriculture industry with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) next week in St. Paul.
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
March 17, 2008
March roars out with organic dairy training for farm advisors; workshop March 27 in McIntosh
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) invites professional dairy advisors to attend the introductory "Organic Dairy 101: A Workshop for Dairy Support Professionals" in Rochester on March 25. This training is the third of four held in Minnesota.
March 17, 2008 - 12:00am